Aspiring journalists from Houston’s HBCU discuss the importance of African-American experiences in the other 11 months of the year.
February is black history month, but the students in Professor Sandifer-Walker’s journalism c ...
Posted Tuesday, February 28th 2017 at 10:58AM
What began as a college endowment research project by Kira Russell-Johnson, 24, ended with a shocking and disappointing revelation. Russell-Johnson, who did not attend a black college, discovered the endowments of HBCUs are significantly less than their white counterparts. That's when she decided ...
Posted Monday, February 27th 2017 at 10:36AM
Dr. Samuel Sullivan to Participate in White House HBCU Listening Session with Senior Trump Administration Officials and Lawmakers
Dr. Samuel Sullivan, President, announced earlier today that he will join presidents who lead UNCF member instituti ...
Posted Monday, February 27th 2017 at 10:32AM
We give students hands-on, real work experiences that enrich their academics and prepare them for the future. They help us power the world around us. Candidates must be considered a student by their school, during the time they are working, in order to be considered for a DTE Student Program. Indivi ...
Posted Friday, February 24th 2017 at 6:54PM
Planning is underway for Tennessee State University’s 2017 Homecoming celebration, and organizers have taken steps to make it one of the best.
For the first time, an external committee of seasoned professionals from the community has been assemb ...
Posted Friday, February 24th 2017 at 12:36PM
Traci Otey Blunt has been appointed president of RLJ Entertainment’s Urban Movie Channel (UMC), the first premium subscription-based streaming service created for African-American and urban audiences featuring quality urban content across all genres, including feature films, original series, stand-u ...
Posted Friday, February 24th 2017 at 12:24PM
Judge Frank Caprio knows that his job isn’t just about upholding the law, but about being fair and just when examining one’s circumstances. Even when drivers are in the wrong and violate the rules of the road, he takes into consideration the fact tha ...
Posted Friday, February 24th 2017 at 11:40AM
He’s challenging the status quo and getting national recognition for it.
Last month, HBCU Digest, an online commentary and news website, named North Carolina A&T Chancellor Dr. Harold Martin the most influential leader of the nation’s 107 historic ...
Posted Friday, February 24th 2017 at 10:14AM
JCSU's Collegiate Health Improvement Project presents the musical event A WALK IN MY SHOES at the Attic Theatre of the Little Rock Community Development Center, located at 401 N. McDowell St., Charlotte, N.C.
Friday March 3, 2017 (8 pm)
Posted Thursday, February 23rd 2017 at 2:43PM
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Posted Thursday, February 23rd 2017 at 11:22AM
A team of students from Alabama State University's College of Business Administration (COBA) took home top honors and more than $2,000 in prize money during the University of Alabama’s Culverhouse Leadership Diversity Competition.
The team, named ...
Posted Wednesday, February 22nd 2017 at 4:04PM
The University of the Virgin Islands is celebrating the University’s Emerald Anniversary with a revolutionary philanthropic initiative. “55 for 55: The Great Alumni Challenge!” encourages UVI alumni to make history by achieving a 55 percent alumni gi ...
Posted Tuesday, February 21st 2017 at 11:36AM
Kevin Williams, Jr. has been playing steel pan for a long time although the youngster is still in 9th grade. His talent sees him serenading incoming tourists at the territory’s various ports; he has traveled to Denmark to perform; Mr. Williams is a sought-after performer at many events year-round, a ...
Posted Tuesday, February 21st 2017 at 10:06AM
By Jeremy Jones @GAFollowers
Congratulations to Savannah State University’s cheerleading team for making history by becoming the very first HBCU to win CheerSport Nationals.
CheerSport is the nation’s largest cheerleading competition held at th ...
Posted Tuesday, February 21st 2017 at 10:01AM
LifeCycle Program Announced
On February 9, former First Lady Michelle Obama's organization "Partnership for a Healthier America" selected Oakwood University as the site for its first-ever convening of HBCUs on the topic of campus health.
Posted Tuesday, February 21st 2017 at 9:47AM